Content about Botulinum toxin

February 4, 2013

Merz North America on Monday named Jim Hartman VP of the Merz Aesthetics business unit, which includes Xeomin, Radiesse and Belotero Balance.

GREENSBORO, N.C. — Merz North America on Monday named Jim Hartman VP of the Merz Aesthetics business unit, which includes Xeomin, Radiesse and Belotero Balance. 

Hartman was hired in June 2012 to lead the U.S. Dermatology Business Unit, which includes Naftin, Mederma and the recently launched Onmel. Prior to joining Merz, Hartman was VP global marketing and business development at Obagi Medical Products, a provider of topical skin care treatments. 

November 21, 2010

Drug maker OcuSoft has launched a prescription supplement designed to enhance botulinum toxin injections, the...

RICHMOND, Texas Drug maker OcuSoft has launched a prescription supplement designed to enhance botulinum toxin injections, the company said.

 

OcuSoft announced the availability of Zytaze in several chain drug stores around the country.

 

 

The drug is designed to extend the duration of botulinum toxin treatments, such as Allergan’s Botox (onabotulinumtoxinA), and reports have indicated that it extends them by almost 25%.

 

October 17, 2010

A popular beauty treatment has won approval as a medical treatment as well....

SILVER SPRING, Md. A popular beauty treatment has won approval as a medical treatment as well.

 

The Food and Drug Administration announced Friday the approval of Allergan’s Botox (onabotulinumtoxinA) for preventing headaches in adult patients with chronic migraine.

 

 

August 1, 2010

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a treatment for muscle spasms and twitches....

GREENSBORO, N.C. The Food and Drug Administration has approved a treatment for muscle spasms and twitches.